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After/Before School Care

SMART-E After/Before School Care is run by highly qualified professionals with many years of experience in education, early childhood education, and youth programs. After School Care is available at all six schools in the district and Before School Care is available on the four elementary school campuses.

K Play Program.  New in the 2014-2015 school year is the afternoon K Play Program.  K Play is a fun one-hour program dedicated to kinders.  Offered as part of the morning care service for “Late Bird Kinders”, SMART-E is offering an afternoon one-hour care time for families with older siblings and “Early Bird Kinders”.  Parents can purchase one-hour of K Play time by registering online.

To contact the SMART-E Program Coordinator at each school via email, click the link below:

Arundel - Erin Rea
Brittan Acres - Ann Schweibinz
Central – Allan Gargaritano
Heather - Sarah Balling
Tierra Linda - Jennifer Menjivar
White Oaks - Tracy Mittelstadt

A Day in the Life @ SMART-E:
A typical SMART-E day will include the following: healthy snack, homework help/quiet time, enrichment activities, and outside activity time.  Specific schedules will be set on a site-by-site basis.

SMART-E Before School Care
is open from 7:30 am to 9:45 am each day.  This program is currently available at all 4 elementary schools.  It is not available at the middle schools.

SMART-E After School Care is open from the end of the school day until 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. Parents may pick up children from the program at any time.  Children must be signed out of the program by an approved adult. At the middle schools, parents may choose to give permission for their children sign themselves out at a specific time to walk home.

There is no additional charge to accommodate children for additional hours for early dismissal time on parent conference days and minimum days.

SMART-E Camps & SMART-E Partner Camps:

We are pleased to offer SMART-E Camps during holiday breaks and summer vacation. These camps are provided by SMART-E and/or our partners such as Legarza Basketball, Silicon Valley Tennis Academy, Steve & Kate’s Camp, Galileo Learning Camps.  Students do not need to be current SMART-E members in order to attend these camps.

In the 2014-2015 school year, SMART-E and/or SMART-E affiliated partners will offer camps during these weeks:

- Winter Break: December 29, 2014 through January 2, 2015
- Presidents’ Holiday Week:  February 16 through February 20, 2015
- Spring Break:  April 6 though 10, 2015
- Summer Vacation:  various dates – beginning June 15 through August 2015

SMART-E Program Locations:
SMART-E is located in dedicated spaces at each school in the district. Before school care is available at the elementary schools only.

The SMART-E Program staff can be contacted directly at the following phone numbers:

  • Arundel – Room F / (650) 508-1965
  • Brittan Acres – Room 22 / (650) 508-1840
  • Heather –  SMART-E Portable / (650) 508-7434
  • White Oaks – Room 5 / (650) 508-8221
  • Central – Room 2B / (650) 508-8447
  • Tierra Linda – Room F/ (650) 508-1909